FUN IN THE SNOW — Your Guide to Family Vacations on the Ski Slopes and Beyond
Fun in the Snow

FUN IN THE SNOW — Your Guide to Family Vacations on the Ski Slopes and Beyond

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It’s time again for families to have some fun in the snow
If you’re headed for the slopes this winter, look for kids’-free deals

It’s time again for families to have some fun in the snow

Peanut M&Ms are good, too. The Aspen, Colorado, middle-schoolers I interviewed for my “Kid’s Guide to Denver and Colorado Ski Country” opine that it’s always smart to have “power candy,” in your pocket

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Getting the whole family outdoors in winter
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Getting the whole family outdoors in winter

There’s nothing more fun than trying something new — wasn’t that one of your new year’s resolutions — especially in such spectacular country? And there’s no better time than January, which is designated Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month.

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Skiing and Soaking at Sunlight Mountain and Glenwood Springs
The Peak of Sunlight Mountain

Skiing and Soaking at Sunlight Mountain and Glenwood Springs

By springtime, many skiers are exhausted by the lift lines, carved out runs, and crowded resorts in Colorado Ski Country. But Sunlight Mountain Resort is the perfect little oasis where skiers can hit the mountain without having to schlep to the lifts.

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Tapping his inner rebel at Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Cousins Chris Yemma and Reggie Yemma at the Ice Bar on Crested Butte Mountain

Tapping his inner rebel at Crested Butte Mountain Resort

A die-hard snowboarder since his teens, Chris Yemma decided to try skiing on a blue-bird day at Crested Butte to see if his inner rebel still lives.

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Our family trip back to Crested Butte, where memories were made
Mel snowboarding in Crested Butte circa 1997

Our family trip back to Crested Butte, where memories were made

The 6 year old was determined to set herself apart from her older brother and sister on vacation. My youngest daughter declared she was a “big girl” and could decide for herself what fun she would have in the snow that week in Crested Butte CO

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